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New Orleans firefighters at building fire on Canal Street

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:58

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. Fire Chief Timothy McConnell told reporters at the scene the first call came in around 3:30 a.m. McConnell says there are businesses on the first floor, but he’s not sure about the upper floors. He […]
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New Orleans firefighters at building fire on Canal Street

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:58

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. Fire Chief Timothy McConnell told reporters at the scene the first call came in around 3:30 a.m. McConnell says there are businesses on the first floor, but he’s not sure about the upper floors. He […]
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New Orleans firefighters at building fire on Canal Street

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:58

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. Fire Chief Timothy McConnell told reporters at the scene the first call came in around 3:30 a.m. McConnell says there are businesses on the first floor, but he’s not sure about the upper floors. He […]

EU slaps $150 million cartel fine on car parts producers

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:54

BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU has slapped a $150 million fine on two Japanese car part producers for fixing prices for alternators and starters for over half a decade. Melco will have to pay the biggest fine of 110.9 million euros, with Hitachi having to hand over 26.9 million euros. A third company, Denso, was […]
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EU slaps $150 million cartel fine on car parts producers

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:54

BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU has slapped a $150 million fine on two Japanese car part producers for fixing prices for alternators and starters for over half a decade. Melco will have to pay the biggest fine of 110.9 million euros, with Hitachi having to hand over 26.9 million euros. A third company, Denso, was […]
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EU slaps $150 million cartel fine on car parts producers

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:54

BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU has slapped a $150 million fine on two Japanese car part producers for fixing prices for alternators and starters for over half a decade. Melco will have to pay the biggest fine of 110.9 million euros, with Hitachi having to hand over 26.9 million euros. A third company, Denso, was […]

Re-elected Vietnam communist boss: 'A lot of work ahead'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:53

Vietnam's Communist Party ended its five-yearly congress Thursday after re-electing its 71-year-old chief for a second term.

       

VIDEO: Why Iran's investing billions in Europe

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:53
Iran's president is visiting Europe for the first time, and it's expected to lead to a business bonanza worth billions of dollars.
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Your Wednesday Briefing: Donald Trump, Oregon, iPhone

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:51
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.









Italian gay rights debate prompts rethink of sacred family

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:49

ROME (AP) — In Italy, family is considered so sacred that marriage is lauded in the Constitution. But what kind of family? That has become a bitterly divisive question in a nation where the Vatican packs considerable political weight and where gays have grown impatient as other traditionally Catholic European countries have either allowed same-sex […]
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Italian gay rights debate prompts rethink of sacred family

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:49

ROME (AP) — In Italy, family is considered so sacred that marriage is lauded in the Constitution. But what kind of family? That has become a bitterly divisive question in a nation where the Vatican packs considerable political weight and where gays have grown impatient as other traditionally Catholic European countries have either allowed same-sex […]
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Italian gay rights debate prompts rethink of sacred family

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:49

ROME (AP) — In Italy, family is considered so sacred that marriage is lauded in the Constitution. But what kind of family? That has become a bitterly divisive question in a nation where the Vatican packs considerable political weight and where gays have grown impatient as other traditionally Catholic European countries have either allowed same-sex […]

Teen in Washington state receives brain and eye injuries trying to pull off 'Duct Tape Challenge' - WPTV.com

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:49

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Teen in Washington state receives brain and eye injuries trying to pull off 'Duct Tape Challenge'
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Teen in Washington state receives brain and eye injuries trying to pull off 'Duct Tape Challenge'. He wants other kids to learn from his mistake. 5:49 AM, Jan 27, 2016. 4 hours ago. Previous Next. Autoplay: Teenage boy in Washington state receives ...

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Honoring heroes of the Holocaust, Obama warns of growing anti-Semitism

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:46

"An attack on any faith is an attack on all of our faiths," Obama says.

       

White Pass - 1/27/2016 2:22:07 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:42
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 2:22:07 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic through a single lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays at the signals. Starting Monday, Jan 25 WSDOT will be installing a new culvert across US 12 at the MP 154. The signal will be shut off and flaggers used. There may be times that the road will be closed for up to 30 minutes at a time. This work will 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the next five days.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 1/27/2016 2:30:53 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:42
Satus Pass US97
1/27/2016 2:30:53 AM

Temperature: 43 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Broken cloud cover

Stevens Pass - 1/27/2016 2:37:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:42
Stevens Pass US2
1/27/2016 2:37:35 AM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, ice in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/27/2016 2:36:19 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:42
Blewett Pass US97
1/27/2016 2:36:19 AM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Partly cloudy skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/27/2016 2:28:13 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:42
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/27/2016 2:28:13 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Pass Closed

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
Temporary closure is planned for Tuesday Jan. 26, Wednesday, Jan 27 and Thursday, Jan 28 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line near the construction zone and the new bridge. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek and milepost 70 near Easton. Roadway bare and wet.

Weather:
Raining

10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:41

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 1 KILLED IN ARREST OF OREGON ARMED RANCHERS Militant leader Ammon Bundy is arrested, but it is unclear how many people remain in the buildings at the refuge. 2. DANISH HOSPITAL SAYS CASE OF ZIKA VIRUS DISCOVERED […]
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